Luis Alfonso Hernández, 87, beloved husband of Miryam Hernandez, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2023.
Born in Valparaiso, Colombia, he was the son of the late Pompilio and Pastora Cardona Hernández.
Alfonso migrated to the United States in pursuit of a better life for himself and his family. He always prioritized his family above all else and they built a strong bond on trust, love, and mutual respect. He was a pillar of strength for his children, providing guidance, encouragement, and unwavering support.
Those who had the privilege of knowing Alfonso will remember him as a loving soul, always willing to lend a helping hand and offer words of wisdom. His strong will and determination served as an inspiration to all who crossed his path.
In addition to his wife of 61 years, he is survived by daughter, Miryam Carter; and sons, Jorge Hernández and Alvaro Hernández.
A visitation will be held Saturday, October 21, 2023 at Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes, Downtown from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. followed by the memorial service in the Chapel at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society of Greenville County, 113 Mills Ave, Greenville, SC 29605, or at http://www.cancersocietygc.org/.
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